Hydra 601 Words You Need to Know

Hydra 601 Words You Need to Know /ˈhaɪ.drə/ (noun) Definition a predicament or difficult problem that seems to be insolvable because it emerges again and again and never ends – in Greek mythology, the serpent with 9 heads killed by Hercules. The serpent grew new heads when Hercules cut off each – water snake, freshwater … Read more

Imbroglio 601 Words You Need to Know

Imbroglio 601 Words You Need to Know /ɪmˈbrəʊ.li.əʊ/ (noun) Definition a confusing and unpleasant situation full of troubles and problems, plague, quarrel, vicissitude, entanglement, mess, row, embarrassment, predicament, dispute, difficulty, confusion, hardship, embroilment, complication Example A crisis that is not managed well can wipe out decades of hard work and company value in a matter … Read more

Quandary 1100 Words You Need Week 42 Day 1

Quandary 1100 Words You Need Week 42 Day 1 Quandary 1100 Words You Need Week 42 Day 1 /ˈkwɒn.dri/ (noun) a state of confusion and uncertainty over what to do in a difficult situation, plight, dilemma, predicament, trouble, mess, difficulty, fix, stew, jam San Jose in a quandary over what to do with unauthorized ‘Black … Read more

A Pretty Kettle of Fish 1100 Words You Need Week 41 Day 1

A Pretty Kettle of Fish 1100 Words You Need Week 41 Day 1 A Pretty Kettle of Fish 1100 Words You Need Week 41 Day 1 an awkward state of affairs, a mess, troubles, a difficult or awkward situation, predicament, nuisance, tribulation, hassle, discomfort Self-consciousness could be such a pretty kettle of fish sometimes.. The … Read more

Out of One’s Depth 1100 Words You Need Week 33 Day 4

Out of One’s Depth 1100 Words You Need Week 33 Day 4 Out of One’s Depth 1100 Words You Need Week 33 Day 4 in a situation that is too difficult to handle, crisis, critical situation, in a situation beyond one’s capabilities, in water that is too deep to stand in, catastrophe, calamity, predicament, crunch, … Read more

Plight 1100 Words You Need Week 22 Day 1

Plight 1100 Words You Need Plight 1100 Words You Need /plaɪt/ (noun & verb) Noun: a difficult and critical situation, uncomfortable condition, hardship, predicament, dilemma, trouble, difficulty Verb: make a vow, make a formal pledge, promise, swear, guarantee, give your word Drawing and essay competitions have been devised for children on the theme “My family”, … Read more

Vicissitudes 1100 Words You Need Week 20 Day 3

Vicissitudes 1100 Words You Need Vicissitudes 1100 Words You Need /vɪˈsɪs.ɪ.tjuːdz/ (noun) all the changes and problems that make a situation even worse, difficulties, hardships, predicaments, variations, ups and downs, fluctuations, deviations: “Today is another day! Yesterday is gone but not its memories. There were so many things we expected yesterday which did not happen … Read more

Enigma 1100 Words You Need Week 17 Day 4

Enigma 1100 Words You Need Enigma 1100 Words You Need /ɪˈnɪg.mə/ (noun) something that is difficult to understand and very mysterious, puzzle, dilemma, paradox, mystery, problem, predicament, riddle, perplexity: By tracing Dameron’s career, one finds that until 1958, when he was incarcerated for drug related offenses, he was at the forefront of developments in jazz, … Read more